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Standing Man
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Standing Man


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Description This wooden and probably originally painted statuette depicts a standing man with the left leg in advance. Wood was a popular material for Old Kingdom private sculpture. This statuette would have been placed in the "serdab," or statue chamber, of the owner's tomb.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969Examinationexamined for condition
12/31/1969Examinationsurvey
10/07/1998Treatmentcleaned; re-housed
10/07/1998Treatmentother
Provenance Said Bey Khashaba, Cairo Museum [date of acquisition unknown], by excavation; Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1924, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1924

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Period
ca. 2250-2200 BCE (Late Old Kingdom)
Medium
wood
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
22.22
Measurements
11 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 2 9/16 in. (28.5 x 5.8 x 6.5 cm)
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